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Amphibian chytridiomycosis in Japan: distribution, haplotypes and possible route of entry into Japan
A serious disease of amphibians caused by the chytrid fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis was first found in Japan in December 2006 in imported pet frogs. This was the first report ofExpand
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Phylogenetic analyses of Japanese species of Phyllosticta sensu stricto
Although the genus concept of Phyllosticta s. str. (teleomorph: Guignardia) as defined by van der Aa is widely accepted, the species concept is still controversial because it is often based on theExpand
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Lecanicillium and Verticillium species from Indonesia and Japan including three new species
Forty-six Lecanicillium strains and one Verticillium strain were isolated from subterranean and epiphytic arthropods, soil, and other sources collected in Indonesia and Japan. These strains wereExpand
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Phylogenetic relationships among Phytopythium species, and re-evaluation of Phytopythium fagopyri comb. nov., recovered from damped-off buckwheat seedlings in Japan
We examined the phylogenetic relationships among Phytopythium species using the rDNA ITS region, the LSU rDNA region, and the mitochondrial coxI and coxII genes. The genus was resolved into threeExpand
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JBIR-59, a new sorbicillinoid, from a marine-derived fungus Penicillium citrinum SpI080624G1f01
JBIR-59, a new sorbicillinoid, from a marine-derived fungus Penicillium citrinum SpI080624G1f01
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JBIR-15, a New Aspochracin Derivative, Isolated from a Sponge-Derived Fungus, Aspergillus sclerotiorum Huber Sp080903f04
In the course of our chemical screening program for novel metabolites by LC-MS monitoring, we isolated a new aspochracin derivative, JBIR-15 (1), together with aspochracin, from the culture broth ofExpand
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Unadjuvanted pandemic H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-1-infected adults.
We evaluated the immune response to a 2009 influenza A (H1N1) unadjuvanted vaccine in HIV-infected patients and assessed the boosting effect of a second dose. HIV-infected adults were enrolled andExpand
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Comparison of Groupings among Members of the Genus Aspergillus Based on Phylogeny and Production of Bioactive Compounds
Three hundred sixty-six Aspergillus strains preserved at the National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE) were compared as to phylogenetic relationships (11 species-clusters) based on theExpand
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Antifreeze activities of various fungi and Stramenopila isolated from Antarctica
We examined the antifreeze activities of culture filtrates from cold-adapted fungi and Straminopila isolated from terrestrial materials in Antarctica. All of the isolates could grow at -1o C onExpand
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